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Also Known As: Died: June 23, 2015
Born: December 9, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Kew Gardens, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1972:
Co-starred on "The New Dick Van Dyke Show" (CBS)
1936:
Early TV appearance on "Story Hour"
1999:
Headlined the world premiere of the stage musical "Scandals" at Theatre Virginia
1987:
Starred in first "Eight Is Enough" reunion TV-movie (NBC)
1961:
Appeared on soap opera "Young Dr. Malone" (NBC)
1935:
Made Broadway debut in "Tapestry in Gray" with Melvyn Douglas
1941:
Made radio debut on "Young Widder Brown"
2001:
Toured in "The Sunshine Boys" with Frank Gorshin
1996:
Appeared in national touring company of revival of "Show Boat" as Captain Andy
1941:
Feature film debut in "Reg'lar Fellers"
1972:
Made TV-movie debut in "Hec Ramsey" (NBC)
1976:
Originated the role of Captain Steubing in "The Love Boat" two-hour pilot (ABC)
1949:
Played Nels on CBS sitcom "Mama"
1990:
Returned to series TV on the one-hour CBS drama "WIOU"
1971:
Co-starred on NBC sitcom "The Partners"
2005:
Guest starred on Fox's "Arrested Development"
2011:
Made a guest appearance on TV Land sitcom "Hot in Cleveland"
2009:
Featured alongside Pauly Shore in the comedy "Opposite Day"
2010:
Appeared on an episode of "Celebrity Ghost Stories" (Biography Channel)
2009:
Co-authored with Robert Baer the memoir <i>Eighty Is Not Enough: One Man's Journey Through American Entertainment</i>
1977:
Co-starred with Mel Brooks in "High Anxiety"
1968:
Had role in feature film "Charly"
1975:
Played Friar Tuck on "When Things Were Rotten" (ABC), produced by Mel Brooks
1948:
Played opposite Henry Fonda in "Mister Roberts" on Broadway
1993:
Returned to Mel Brooks' rep company in "Robin Hood: Men in Tights"
1977:
Starred as Tom Bradford, the head of a family with eight very independent children, on "Eight Is Enough" (ABC)

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